[Icecast] SSL encryption with icecast2
Thomas B. Ruecker
dm8tbr at afthd.tu-darmstadt.de
Tue Aug 15 01:43:28 PDT 2006
Frederic `jchome` Jaeckel wrote:
> Hi there,
> is it possible to use such encryption like SSL/TLS for authenticating
> users on a mountpoint? I can't find somethin like that in the
> docmentation and it would be nice to have such a mechanism like that,
> because all passwords will be transmitted in PLAIN text. This is not
> very secure, because anyone can see the usernames and passwords in his
> sniffer program.
> Would be pleased if someone helps me.
Do players support https?
You could simply set up a ssl "tunnel".
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